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Chatter-box jump [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Stewart, Rex (William) Jr (cornetist) 1907-1967
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
United States
20th century
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. B. Folder C from the Presentation Album, vol. L, p. 35.
1 part and an indefinite number of scores.
Chatter-box jump is contained in three folders consisting of 1 part and 1 four-page short score in C Major concert, and 1 published two- page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Folder A contains 1 part for 1 reed - Otto.
Folder B contains 1 published two page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "You're just a chatter box always talkin' of crazy things ...".
Folder C contains 1 four-page short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes - Rabbit; trumpets - Rex, Whetsol, Cootie; trombones - Brown, Tizol; bass; organ.
Folder A from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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